(Aug. 26, 2014) -- Today's special events during UTSA Roadrunner Days include Marketplace, The Honors Experience, Rowdy MD, a Student Government information meeting, a Gallery 23 exhibit reception, Rowdy Rush and more.
The official kick-off of the new academic year, UTSA Roadrunner Days continues through Aug. 29 at the Main and Downtown campuses. The events and activities give students an opportunity to take part in time-honored UTSA traditions and connect with UTSA resources.
Here's what's going on today:
9 a.m.-5 p.m., offices across the Main and Downtown campuses
Making UTSA Count: The Honors Experience
9:30 a.m.-noon, University Center Denman Room (2.01.28)
Rowdy MD: A UTSA Roadmap to Health Professions
1-3 p.m., University Center Denman Room (2.01.28)
Rowdy Reps: Student Government Informational Meeting
11 a.m. and 2 p.m., H-E-B University Center Harris Room (2.212)
Gallery 23 Exhibit "UTSA Traditions" Opening Reception
2-4 p.m., University Center Room 1.02.23
Transfer Student Success Panel
3-4 p.m., University Center Mesquite Room (2.01.24)
Roadrunner Productions Pizza Party & Organizational Interest Meeting
5:30-7 p.m., H-E-B University Center Ballroom (1.104)
Rowdy Rush Organizational Meeting
7 p.m., Convocation Center
For more information and the event schedule, visit the UTSA Roadrunner Days website.
Share your Roadrunner Days experiences using hashtag #UTSARRDAYS.
The UTSA CACP welcomes renowned architect Cesar Pelli, FAIA, RIBA, JIA as part of the CACP’s 2016-17 Speaker Series. Pelli is founder and Senior Principal of the New Haven, Conn. firm Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects.
Buena Vista Theater (BVB 1.326), Downtown Campus
Join the combined UTSA Bands as they perform a program of holiday and seasonal-themed music! This program is appropriate for all ages and includes medleys and arrangements of well-known favorites. Tickets are $10; no free admission.
Arts Building, Recital Hall (ARTS 2.03.02), Main Campus
State Rep. Diego Bernal presents a Q&A panel discussion with MALDEF, RAICES and DMCA Immigration Law Firm about DACA and the current state of affairs for Dreamers. Opening remarks by Congressman Joaquin Castro and Congressman Lloyd Doggett.
Buena Vista Building, Aula Canaria Auditorium (BVB 1.328), Downtown Campus
Graduates from the College of Architecture, Construction and Planning, College of Business, College of Education and Human Development and the College of Public Policy will participate in the first commencement ceremony. President Romo will deliver the keynote address.
Graduates from the College of Engineering, College of Liberal and Fine Arts, College of Sciences and University College will participate in the second commencement ceremony. President Romo will deliver the keynote address.
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